Astana, Kazakhstan, Jan.16
By Daniyar Mukhtarov - Trend:
The Eurasian business forum will be held in Almaty on April 17-18, 2014, chairman of the organising committee, Kuanish Dautov told journalists on Jan.16.
"The Eurasian business forum will be held in Almaty on April 17-18 this year. It will continue in May, 2014 in Astana under the auspices of the Astana economic forum," Dautov said.
The purpose of such an event is to discuss integration, economic, trade and business processes once again, according to Dautov.
"Today, businesses in Kazakhstan haven't yet managed to fully assess all the advantages of joining the Eurasian Economic Union. Therefore we are preparing to clarify and discuss this and other issues in the upcoming forum," Dautov said.
He also said that the presidents of Kazakhstan, Russia and Belarus have also been invited to the Eurasian business forum.
"This is another opportunity to 'compare notes' before the May meeting of leaders of the Customs Union which will be held after the Eurasian Business Forum," Dautov added.
Translated by L.Z.
Edited by S.M.